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Yolk sac tumor

Introduction: Yolk sac tumor

Description of Yolk sac tumor

Yolk sac tumor (medical condition): A form of malignant germ cell tumor that occurs mainly in young...more »

See also:

Endodermal sinus tumor:
  »Introduction: Endodermal sinus tumor
  »Symptoms of Endodermal sinus tumor
  »Treatments for Endodermal sinus tumor

Yolk sac tumor: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Yolk sac tumor:

Yolk sac tumor: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Yolk sac tumor is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Yolk sac tumor, or a subtype of Yolk sac tumor, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Yolk sac tumor as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Yolk sac tumor as a Disease

Yolk sac tumor: Another name for Endodermal sinus tumor (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Endodermal sinus tumor
  »Symptoms of Endodermal sinus tumor
  »Treatments for Endodermal sinus tumor

Yolk sac tumor: Related Diseases

Yolk sac tumor: Yolk sac tumor is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Yolk sac tumor (Endodermal sinus tumor)

Some of the symptoms of Yolk sac tumor incude:

Treatments for Yolk sac tumor (Endodermal sinus tumor)

Treatments for Yolk sac tumor (Endodermal sinus tumor) include:

  • Surgery chemotherapy, radiation therapy

Treatment of Yolk sac tumor: For more treatment information about Yolk sac tumor, see treatment of Endodermal sinus tumor (Yolk sac tumor)

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Source - NIH

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